General

texas international freight

Many confuse freight brokers and international freight forwarders.   Texas International Freight is an international freight forwarding Texas-based company.   We are licensed in international freight forwarding by the Federal Maritime Commission.   We are not freight brokers.  There is a difference between the two.
What is a Freight Broker?
A freight broker is an

Oil Pipe

Texas International Freight ship pipe worldwide for a number of industries. We ship pipe for the oil and gas industry, like OCTG, casing, and drill pipe. We ship seamless pipe for applications such as telecommunications and mining. And we ship pipe that is plastic, and other types of PVC pipe.

Factory relocations

Texas International Freight provides turn-key logistical services for every stage of industrial and commercial plant and factory moves.  We handle dismantlement and relocation plans to heavy machinery moving, rigging, relocation, and re-installation.  Our staff has the expertise, the contacts, and the leverage to ensure peace of mind for all high-value overseas and domestic capital equipment moves.  Last,

oil and gas logistics

If you are looking for a Texas oil and gas logistics company, look no further than Texas International Freight.  We are a privately owned dynamically driven freight forwarder with a commitment to deliver the best logistics services in the world. We are based in Texas, but we can ship out of and into any port or

Officially, it’s called Cai Shui no.37 (Circular 37) “Tax Policy Regarding Nationwide Implementation of VAT Pilot Program on Transportation and Modern Services Sectors”.  What it means is a new China VAT for transportation amounting to 6% on all freight and some services related to freight.
Starting 1 August 2013, China

bulk cargo

Texas International Freight  has an expansive network of contacts in the bulk vessel world.  Besides offering break bulk ocean chartering, we offer bulk chartering of tankers for shipping bulk cargo of all kinds.  Texas International Freight bulk’s operations can book vessels for crude oil, gasoline, LNG, iron and copper ores, biomass, steel products, and chemicals.  Our focus is vessel chartering for  shipping break cargo

Oil Pipe

Seamless pipe is in high demand these days.  It is in extremely high demand in Australia and New Zealand.  Those two countries have decided to have National Broadband Networks. These networks’ fiber optics require the use of very small OD seamless pipe. So, we get a lot of inquiries into how

ISF

From US Customs:
In order to achieve the most compliance with the least disruption to the trade and to domestic port operations, CBP has been applying a measured and commonsense approach to Importer Security Filing (ISF or 10+2) enforcement.  On July 9, 2013 CBP will begin full ISF enforcement, and

dangers of shipping

If the situation in Egypt keeps deteriorating, ship lines will refuse to enter its ports.  During events like “civil strife” and “acts of God,” steamship lines protect their crews and vessels by anchoring a few miles outside of the port.  There they wait until the situation improves.  If the situation does not improve, the vessels head to the nearest